Cardiac Arrest News and Research

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A cardiac arrest, also known as cardiopulmonary arrest or circulatory arrest, is the abrupt cessation of normal circulation of the blood due to failure of the heart to contract effectively during systole.
Landmark trial to test implantable defibrillator in diabetic patients with history of heart attack

Landmark trial to test implantable defibrillator in diabetic patients with history of heart attack

Cardiac arrest patients using newer laryngeal breathing tube may have higher survival rate, study shows

Cardiac arrest patients using newer laryngeal breathing tube may have higher survival rate, study shows

UCLA researchers identify receptor that plays key role in repairing damage caused by heart conditions

UCLA researchers identify receptor that plays key role in repairing damage caused by heart conditions

NeuroproteXeon completes distribution agreement with Linde AG

NeuroproteXeon completes distribution agreement with Linde AG

Study: Too much supplemental oxygen increases mortality risk in acutely ill adult patients

Study: Too much supplemental oxygen increases mortality risk in acutely ill adult patients

Life-saving STB and B-Con techniques need to become as familiar as CPR

Life-saving STB and B-Con techniques need to become as familiar as CPR

Getting better prepared to treat in-flight medical emergencies

Getting better prepared to treat in-flight medical emergencies

New findings could have revolutionary impact on quality of life of older people

New findings could have revolutionary impact on quality of life of older people

Study suggests detailed neuropsychological assessment for brief cardiac arrest survivors

Study suggests detailed neuropsychological assessment for brief cardiac arrest survivors

Atrial fibrillation patients could reduce risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention drugs

Atrial fibrillation patients could reduce risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention drugs

University students provide 999 first-responder services for local community

University students provide 999 first-responder services for local community

Perioperative beta blockers could increase deaths and strokes one year after surgery

Perioperative beta blockers could increase deaths and strokes one year after surgery

SCHILLER’s FRED easyport defibrillator helps young triathlete to survive after cardiac arrest

SCHILLER’s FRED easyport defibrillator helps young triathlete to survive after cardiac arrest

Wearable defibrillator reduces overall mortality, but not sudden cardiac death

Wearable defibrillator reduces overall mortality, but not sudden cardiac death

As surgery centers boom, patients are paying with their lives

As surgery centers boom, patients are paying with their lives

Machine learning can help accurately predict clinical outcomes in patients with heart problems

Machine learning can help accurately predict clinical outcomes in patients with heart problems

Survival of cardiac arrest victims improves when bystanders use AED shock therapy

Survival of cardiac arrest victims improves when bystanders use AED shock therapy

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient maintains active lifestyle while minimizing risk

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patient maintains active lifestyle while minimizing risk

Many people not sure how to respond during heart health emergency, survey finds

Many people not sure how to respond during heart health emergency, survey finds

Study provides insight into neurobiology of dying

Study provides insight into neurobiology of dying